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Past Exhibitions

  • Batsheva Dance Company at 50: American Concepts and the Israeli Spirit

    New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
    November 10, 2014 to January 5, 2015

  • Mary Judge | Thinking in Print | Art Wall on Third Exhibition Series

    Mid-Manhattan Library
    September 4, 2014 to January 4, 2015

    Thinking in Print: New Works on Paper is a site-specific exhibition of unique relief prints on handmade paper produced by artist Mary Judge in collaboration with Wildwood Press of St Louis, Missouri. Of the collaboration, Mary Judge states, "I feel like I am in rich uncharted territory working Read More ›
  • i found god in myself: The 40th Anniversary of Ntozake Shange's for colored girls

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    September 19, 2014 to January 3, 2015

    Turning to Shange’s choreopoem not simply as an engaging work of text or drama but as a well of social, political, and deeply personal issues affecting the lives of women of color, the exhibition will feature 20 specially commissioned pieces in honor of each individual poem. Additional Read More ›
  • Evan Chamberlain - Handmaps

    Mulberry Street Library
    November 18, 2014 to January 3, 2015

    Evan Chamberlain – Handmaps

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  • Going Home, Coming Home: Remembering

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    July 25, 2014 to January 3, 2015

    Going Home, Coming Home: Remembering is a memorial dedication that honors seven African and African American legends, whose lives have impacted humankind throughout the world. They all have influenced, inspired and supported our humanity globally, but especially and particularly in Harlem, USA, Read More ›
  • Question Bridge: Black Males

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    September 19, 2014 to January 3, 2015

    Question Bridge is an innovative transmedia project that facilitates a dialogue between a critical mass of black men from diverse and contending backgrounds, and creates a platform for them to represent and redefine black male identity in America. The project’s multi-platform approach has four Read More ›
  • A Lighthouse in New York

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    October 4, 2013 to January 3, 2015

    Photographer: Austin HansenThis exhibit commemorates 80 years since the founding of the Antigua and Barbuda Progressive Society, which has dedicated itself to the principle of cultivating and promoting social and intellectual activities as well as providing charitable assistance to its 

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  • The Changing Face of A Black Mecca: Gentrification in Harlem

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    December 5, 2014 to January 3, 2015

    The Gentrification in Harlem project was curated by members of the BNY Mellon Pre-Professional Development Program as a platform for understanding the transitions that have changed the face of Harlem over the course of 50 years. This pop-up display and the research behind it is serves as a gateway Read More ›
  • Listening Station for People's History of Harlem Oral History Project

    115th Street Library
    July 17, 2014 to December 31, 2014

    Our collected stories are now even easier to access!  Come into our lobby, pick up the headphones and listen to one or more of the fascinating stories our neighbors have shared.  Or if you prefer, you can access it from anywhere at :  

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  • "Point of Origin" - Digital Prints by Rosemarie Di Donna

    Mulberry Street Library
    November 8, 2014 to December 31, 2014

    "Point of Origin" by Rosemarie Di Donna When finality hits us, we search for the point of origin. Through religion, nature, experience, or the depths of imagination, we discover where we come from and where we will return. When I close my eyes, these are the images I see, replicate, and share 

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